PT Abbreviations

There are many abbreviations being used specifically in Physical Therapy. These Physical Therapy abbreviations can sometimes be confusing, especially when you're just starting to learn about them. But with constant memorization and practice, these PT abbreviations will become a common part of your physical therapy documentation.

Abbreviating physical therapy terms is important, especially when writing your initial evaluation (IE) of the patient/client and PT SOAP notes.

Physical Therapy Abbreviations Index
PT Abbreviations A-G

PT Abbreviations H-M

PT Abbreviations N-R

PT Abbreviations S-Y

Physical Therapy Symbols
Physical therapy abbreviations are invaluable writing components in physical therapy SOAP notes writing or documentation.

NOTE: The list of Physical Therapy Abbreviations presented on this website is provided as a quick reference guide for common PT abbreviations. This is not a replacement for the textbook required in your particular school.